Before you start negotiating salary with a prospective employer, you need to know how much you and the job are worth. Learn how to negotiate salaries in this workshop! Preregister at jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call 718-990-8625. Class code JR300
Learn how to turn a business idea into a business plan, create a demand for a product or service, set goals and objectives, budget and schedule, identify resources and networks, and get ready to open your business’s doors. To preregister, please visit jobmap.queenslibrary.org. For more information, visit the Job Information Center or call ...
Does your resume stand out from the crowd? Make it the best it can be! This workshop will cover how to get started, types of resumes, what to include and exclude, and tips for making your resume stronger. Call 718-990-8625 for more information. Class code JR130
Jun 1 @ 10:00 AM, Jun 8 @ 10:00 AM, Jul 6 @ 10:00 AM
It takes practice to perfect your interviewing skills. One-on-one mock interviews let you make and learn from mistakes before they count. In this workshop you will learn how to prepare for an interview, successfully deal with difficult questions and follow up properly after an interview. Interviews will take place at the Job Readiness table. ...
Jun 1 @ 2:00 PM, Jun 1 @ 3:00 PM, Jun 2 @ 10:00 AM, Jun 2 @ 11:00 AM, Jun 2 @ 1:00 PM
The Wednesday Night Movie Program will feature the following films in the month of June:
June 1st- Macbeth (2015, R)
June 8th- Joy (2015, PG-13)
June 15th- The Forest (2016, PG-13)
June 22nd- How to Be Single (2016, R)
June 29th- Race (2016, PG-13)
Jun 1 @ 6:00 PM, Jun 8 @ 6:00 PM, Jun 15 @ 6:00 PM, Jun 22 @ 6:00 PM, Jun 29 @ 6:00 PM
Learn about Twitter, an online social networking service that allows you to connect instantly to what's most important to you. You’ll learn how you can “follow” your friends, experts, and favorite celebrities and receive breaking news, job posting notifications, and more. Basic computer skills and a valid email address are required. ...
After this workshop, you will be able to take advantage of everything computers have to offer. Topics covered include computer terminology, using the mouse and touchpad, basic keyboarding skills, and navigating computer folders, files, and programs in a Windows environment. This is an introductory computer class; no prior skills or knowledge ...
Jun 4 @ 10:30 AM, Jun 13 @ 10:00 AM, Jul 9 @ 10:30 AM, Jul 11 @ 10:00 AM
JobMap is a Queens Library’s online tool that provides customized recommendations for job-search help and computer training. Learn how to use it to preregister for job-search workshops and computer-training classes, store your resume and cover letters online, and get your resume reviewed online. Call 718-990-8625 for more information.
Metered parking is available near the library on Merrick Boulevard, 89th Avenue and 90th Avenue, as well as other streets in the neighborhood.
Public parking is available at Jamaica First parking lots on 90th Avenue between Merrick Blvd and 168th and 169th Streets.
From the West: Take the Midtown Tunnel to the Long Island Expressway to the Grand Central Parkway East. Exit GCP at Parsons Blvd. Take service road to the light (Parsons.) Turn right; continue south to Hillside Ave. Make a left onto Hillside and continue to Merrick Blvd, turn right. Drive two blocks down, the Library entrance is between 89th and 90th Aves.
For directions from other locations please contact Telephone Reference at 718-990-0714/0728/0778.